1956 Presidential General Election Results - North Carolina
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Adlai StevensonEstes KefauverDemocrat 590,530 50.66%14
Dwight EisenhowerRichard NixonRepublican 575,062 49.34%0
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Demographic Data

1960 Population:4,556,155Enum.1960 Population Density:36.1persons/km2
1950 Population:4,061,929Enum.1950 Population Density:32.2persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:14
Land Area (2000):126,161km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.2%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: North Carolina Secretary of State, "Vote for President by Counties 1948-1968," North Carolina Manual 1969 (Raleigh, 0)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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